PPL Reports Record Electric Usage For July
“Electric sales were 2.4 percent higher in July of 2011 than July of 10 and July of 2006, which were very hot summers"
Nixon adds, Saturday July 23d signaled the company’s highest ever weekend peak. The company did not experience any brownouts and did not have to issue mandatory cutbacks.
PP&L serves electric customers in Perkasie and Hatfield.
State Rep Helps Hatfield Township Land Two Grants
“What it amounts to is about two or three thousand dollars a year, about 50-percent of the cost of the program. The funds allows the township to hire an host inspector to oversee how used items, like paint and spray cans and other household items with chemical content are disposed. These items need to be properly handled.”
The money allows the township to hire a host inspector to oversee the types of waste that are being thrown away.The yearly grant comes out to just over 26-hundred dollars.